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Law enforcement in Lowndes County will be offering free car seat safety inspections on Saturday as part of National Child Passenger Safety Week. The event will be held from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. in the parking lot of the Studstill Law Firm, which is sponsoring the event, located at 311 North Patterson street in Valdosta.
Monday, construction workers continued building a cinder block wall that will eventually be part of the new Walmart Express store. Sandy Sanders, executive director of the Lakeland-Lanier Development Authority and president of the Lakeland-Lanier Chamber said the store is a sign that the county and the city are growing.
As of Friday morning, donation boxes have been set up around Valdosta to help collect coats for those in need this Winter. It's part of the South Georgia Partnership to End Homelessness's campaign to collect coats and other cold weather clothing and distribute them to those in need.
The BARC Humane Society and Valdosta Humane Society are encouraging people to help them find homes for several dogs and cats this weekend. The group was out at the Petsmart on Norman Drive from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday trying to get people to adopt the pets.
This aircraft, now identified as an HC-130 from Moody Air Force Base in Valdosta, Ga., flew Aug. 25 over Centennial High School and nearby neighborhoods in Las Cruces, and made a pass over Aggie Memorial Stadium. More than two weeks ago several Las Crucens reported a stout, gray, four-propeller plane on an apparent afternoon cruise above the Mesilla Valley.
Thursday's Valdosta City Council meeting is expected to draw a packed house. The Council may vote on whether or not to re-zone roughly 4 acres near the Valdosta State campus to accomodate a new apartment complex with 180 beds.
Submitted by the Madison County Sheriff's Office Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Monday, Sept.
Police have named a suspect taken into custody after a man was shot and taken to the hospital in Valdosta. According to a report, investigators said Amos Haynes, 35, was captured on Queen Street, near the scene of the shooting.
The Carl Vinson VA Medical Center will host a town hall meeting for veterans, their families, and other stakeholders on September 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to get feedback on how the medical center can better meet veterans' needs. The Carl Vinson VA Medical Center will host a town hall meeting for veterans, their families, and other stakeholders on September 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to get feedback on how the medical center can better meet veterans' needs.
The Valdosta Fire Department has partnered with the Georgia Department of Labor to host a Firefighters Career Expo, on Tuesday, Sept. 9, from 1 to 4 p.m., at Valdosta Fire Department, Station #1, at 106 S. Oak Street.
On Sept. 7, the City of Valdosta received nearly two and a half inches of torrential rain in less than an hour, which caused the inflow and infiltration of stormwater into the Valdosta sanitary sewer collection system.
The Georgia-based developer of the largest new apartment project Oakland has seen in decades is ready to present a design and a name to the Pittsburgh Planning Commission. According to the agenda of the Pittsburgh Planning Commission, an affiliate of Valdosta, Ga.-based Ambling University Development Group, plans to call its new 389-unit apartment building Skyvue.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:01 am
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